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Real of 3 1/2 libras: CM.PG.20335-2006

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Ruler: John I (1385-1433)
Mint: Lisbon




History note: Found in Grierson's rooms

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (2006-11-20) by Grierson, Philip, Prof.

Components of the work

Object composed of billon Diameter 24.79 mm Weight 2.04 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: IHNS crowned, L below

  • Text: IHNS:DEI:GRA:REX:PO[…]
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: five shields cruciform, castles in angles

  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.PG.20335-2006
Primary reference Number: 223552
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Audit data

Created: Monday 3 July 2017 Updated: Wednesday 29 August 2018 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Coins and Medals

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